Singapore Petrochemicals Report 2013

  • ID: 2299518
  • November 2012
  • Region: Singapore
  • 54 pages
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BMI’s latest Singapore Petrochemicals Report examines recent developments in the industry in the context of cost pressures and the threat of regional market over-supply. The report assesses the short-term trends in Singapore’s petrochemicals production and trade as well as the long-term growth and risk management strategies being employed by the leading players in the sector, as they seek to raise their share of the Asian market.

Petrochemicals output dipped in H211, but made a recovery through H112 with chemical, rubber and plastic products following a similar trajectory. Nevertheless, the country’s net trade surplus in organic chemicals, including ethylene and propylene, showed a clear downward trend throughout the year, while the surplus in primary plastics did not change despite the increase in capacity.

Petrochemicals production should ramp up in 2013 as ExxonMobil completes the start-up of its second petrochemicals complex at Jurong Island, based on a 1mn tonnes per annum (tpa) ethylene unit with associated capacities of 650,000tpa polyethylene (PE), 450,000tpa polypropylene (PP) and 300,000tpa speciality elastomers, as well as an aromatics extraction READ MORE >

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Executive Summary 5

SWOT Analysis 6

Singapore Chemicals And Petrochemicals Industry SWOT 6

Singapore Political SWOT 7

Singapore Economic SWOT 8

Singapore Business Environment SWOT 9

Global Petrochemicals Overview 10

Global Oil Products Price Outlook 14
Table: BMI's Refined Products Forecasts , 2010-2016 15
Table: Middle East Outperforms In Terms of Passenger Growth 19

Emerging Asia Petrochemicals Overview 24

Singapore Market Overview 28

Jurong Island 29

Industry Trends And Developments 30

Projects And Expansions 30
Table: Singapore Petrochemicals Recent and Forthcoming Projects 30

Petrochemicals Risk/Reward Ratings 32

Asia Petrochemicals Risk/Reward Ratings 32
Table: Asia Petrochemicals Risk/Reward Ratings 34

Industry Forecast Scenario 35
Table: Singapore’s Chemicals And Petrochemicals Sector, 2010-2017 (’000 tpa, unless otherwise stated) 38

Macroeconomic Activity 39
Table: Singapore – Economic Activity, 2011-2016 41

Company Monitor 42

ExxonMobil Chemical 42

Petrochemicals Corporation of Singapore (PCS)/Shell 44

BMI Methodology 46

How We Generate Our Industry Forecasts 46

Chemicals And Petrochemicals Industry 46

Cross Checks 47

Business Environment Ratings 48
Table: Petrochemicals Business Environment Indicators And Rationale 48

Weighting 49
Table: Weighting Of Indicators 49

Country Snapshot 50
Table: Singapore's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 51
Table: Singapore's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 52
Table: Singapore's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 53
Table: Singapore's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 53

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Petrochemicals Corporation of Singapore (PCS)/Shell

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